Welcome to Cycling Weekly’s live and interactive text coverage of stage five of the 2013 Giro d’Italia on Wednesday, May 8.

We will be providing live text updates, analysis and interactive chat from around 12 noon (BST).

Giro d’Italia 2013: Stage 5
When: Wednesday, May 8
To: Matera
Length: 203km
Category: Flat

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  • chris

    What do you think about those 17 seconds? Is it a big setback or nothing to worry about so early on in the race? Could it take the pressure of Wiggins and Sky if he isn’t leading the race? Uran is looking good. Could he end up having a punt at the GC?